The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for Service Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Service Management
West Midlands > Coventry
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 41 26
Rank change year-on-year +11 -15  
Contract jobs citing Service Management 3 6 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 1.21% 1.45% 4.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.51% 1.70% 5.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 12
Coventry median daily rate £350 £454 £479
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.86% -5.22%  
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £370 £314
% change year-on-year +8.10% +17.92%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Coventry median hourly rate - - £23.00
West Midlands median hourly rate - £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +11.11%  

Service Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Coventry
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 199 353 235
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 80.57% 85.47% 72.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 478 1048 624
Coventry median daily rate £413 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +21.21%  
10th Percentile £298 £313 £219
90th Percentile £509 £500 £500
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.12% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 18 48
Coventry median hourly rate £25.00 £37.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.33% +63.04%  
10th Percentile £14.20 £13.25 £11.61
90th Percentile £53.75 £44.83 £40.50
West Midlands median hourly rate £28.00 £24.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +16.66% -4.00%  

Service Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

Job postings citing Service Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Coventry.

Job vacancy trend for Service Management in Coventry

Service Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Service Management in Coventry.

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Management in Coventry

Service Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Management in Coventry.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Management in Coventry

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Service Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Coventry region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 9 (45.00%) Finance
2 8 (40.00%) Migration
3 7 (35.00%) Project Management
3 7 (35.00%) Programme Management
4 6 (30.00%) ITIL
5 3 (15.00%) Handset
5 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (15.00%) Manufacturing
5 3 (15.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
6 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery Management
6 2 (10.00%) Transition Management
6 2 (10.00%) Data Conversion
6 2 (10.00%) Test Strategy
6 2 (10.00%) Business Analytics
6 2 (10.00%) Analytics
6 2 (10.00%) Master Data Management
6 2 (10.00%) Data Structures
6 2 (10.00%) Skype
6 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
6 2 (10.00%) Mainframe
6 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (10.00%) ITSM
6 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
6 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
6 2 (10.00%) Data Modelling
6 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (10.00%) Content Management
6 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis

Service Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (10.00%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Network Security
1 2 (10.00%) Skype
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (45.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (10.00%) Legal
4 1 (5.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Project Manager
2 5 (25.00%) Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Junior
2 5 (25.00%) Junior Project Manager
2 5 (25.00%) Service Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Commercial Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Service Transition Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Transition Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Business Systems Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Public Sector Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Video Conferencing Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Data Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) IT Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Network Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Problem Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Handset
2 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.00%) Data Structures
2 2 (10.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (5.00%) Blackberry
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Migration
2 7 (35.00%) Programme Management
2 7 (35.00%) Project Management
3 6 (30.00%) ITIL
4 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
4 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (10.00%) Content Management
5 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) Data Conversion
5 2 (10.00%) Data Management
5 2 (10.00%) Data Modelling
5 2 (10.00%) ITSM
5 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (10.00%) Problem Management
5 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (10.00%) System Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) ServiceNow